(CNN) Construction on an enormous trench across Libya , dug by Russian -backed mercenaries Wagner, is raising fears that foreign fighters will not withdraw from the country by Saturday, as a UN-brokered peace deal insists. One intelligence official notes th...
Seoul (CNN) A former Olympic speed skating coach has been jailed for 10 years by a South Korean court for sexual abuse. Cho Jae-beom, who coached some of South Korea's top skaters, was first accused of physical and verbal assault by several skaters , includ...
Written by Oscar Holland, CNNRemember when Kate Moss wore wellies (that's rain boots for those outside the UK) to Glastonbury? Almost 16 years ago, Britain's best-known supermodel broke fashion's proverbial fourth wall and joined the mortals in muddy their...
Tokyo (CNN) The Japanese government is determined that the Tokyo Olympics will go ahead, organizers said Friday, following an unconfirmed report that cancellation of the Games might be imminent. On Friday, the Times of London, citing an unnamed senior membe...
Ottawa (CNN) Julie Payette, a former Canadian astronaut and the country's governor general since 2017, announced she would step down Thursday after she was accused by current and former employees of creating a "toxic" workplace environment. In a detailed st...
The officers' building stands abandoned at Borne Sulinowo. Head an hour further east from Drawsko, where the forest becomes deeper and quieter, and you'll arrive at the former forbidden zone of Borne Sulinowo. Related content On the trail of the Knights Tem...
(CNN) The former head of the Vatican bank, Angelo Caloia, has been sentenced to nearly nine years in prison for money laundering and aggravated embezzlement. The 81-year-old was handed an eight year, 11 month jail term on Thursday, making him the highest-ra...
(CNN) Some Peruvian medics are going on hunger strike to demand more funding as cases of Covid-19 spiral in the country, according to a statement from Peru's Social Security National Medical Union (SINAMMSOP) published Wednesday. The health workers began th...
London (CNN) The culmination of Joe Biden's journey to the Oval Office was seen far beyond Washington DC on Thursday, with images of his inauguration splashed across the front pages of newspapers around the world. Here's a selection of front pages from vari...
Hong Kong (CNN Business) China says that it is a "victim" of misinformation after Twitter restricted the account of the Chinese embassy in the United States. The retort comes aftertemporarily locked the account of the Chinese embassy over a tweet it posted...
(CNN) — With its vast mountain ranges, sandy beaches and towering forests, Cape Town is a place where the natural world dominates, imploring visitors to stop and soak it all in. The southernmost city of Africa has an unofficial motto: "Slow down it's Cape T...
It called on all parties to refrain from violence and for "election challenges and complaints to be addressed in an independent and transparent manner." Uganda's longtime leader President Yoweri Museveni was declared the winner for a record sixth term, amid...
From a grueling trade war to a slew of sanctions on the country's most prominent tech companies, the Trump administration spent the bulk of the last four years piling pressure on the United States' biggest economic rival. Things only became more heated in r...
Hong Kong (CNN Business) Jack Ma just made his first public appearance in months as his tech empire continues to face scrutiny from Chinese regulators. Alibaba BABA The billionaire co-founder ofresurfaced Wednesday, in a video published by Chinese state med...
But as Biden raised his hand and swore an oath to defend the Constitution, becoming the nation's 46th president — nothing happened. Members of a QAnon-focused Telegram channel, and some users of the image board 4chan, vowed to keep the faith. "The most hard...
(CNN) The number of North Korean ships in the country's "dark fleet" fishing for squid plummeted in 2020, new data shows, depriving the impoverished country of a popular staple during a year when food supply was already dangerously low. Research from nonpro...
New York (CNN Business) As of noon today, Donald Trump is entitled to an annual pension of $221,400 and perks worth far more than that. but not certain -- he could lose that if he's convicted in the upcoming It's possible --but not certain -- he could lose...
That's why Biden is taking a go-big, or go-home approach now that he's inheriting a fragile economy and the worst pandemic in a century. Biden's $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan shows that he's determined to avoid repeating the mistakes of the Great Reces...
London (CNN) When Joe Biden is sworn in Wednesday as the 46th United States president, he will take the reins of a country in crisis. Biden has signaled a warmer partnership with Europe than Trump, who frequently criticized the EU on trade during his admini...
(CNN) The US has officially determined that China is committing genocide and crimes against humanity against Uyghur Muslims and ethnic and religious minority groups who live in the northwestern region of Xinjiang . "Since at least March 2017, local authorit...